The “news”: Baylor denies Gonzaga’s bid for perfection, wins school’s first national championship | NBC News The Bears dominated the Bulldogs from the opening tip. What should Syracuse know about Villanova transfer Cole Swider? A Q&A with VU Hoops - Troy Nunes Is An Absolute Magician Chris Lane let the 'Cuse fans know what to expect from Cole Swider.
The Syracuse Orange roster turnover continues as the Orange look to retool the roster after a Sweet 16 run masked a difficult regular season. Jim Boeheim picked up a notable transfer through the portal on Saturday night, as Villanova forward Cole Swider announced on Twitter that he’s committed to Syracuse. Swider is known for his outside shooting as he shot 35.7% from three during his time at Villanova.
In March of 1971 in the Astrodome in Houston UCLA 28-1 still coached by John Wooden met the Villanova Wildcats 27-6 to determine the NCAA tournament champion. Ranked #19 in the final AP poll, Villanovacoached by Jack Kraft had bested St. Joseph’s 93-75, Fordham 85-75, Penn 90-47 and in double overtime Western Kentucky 92-89. The Hilltoppershad defeated both Ohio State in overtime and Kentucky, to earn the right to play in the final four.